Keyword: Wearables

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News: Medical

The inaugural virtual Medical Wearables for Biosensors Conference convenes on October 25–26, 2021. The virtual conference...

Briefs: Sensors/Data Acquisition
The device could help guide recovery after treatment for head and neck cancer.
News: Wearables

The inaugural virtual Medical Wearables for Biosensors conference convenes on October 25–26, 2021 with online access only. This event will explore...

INSIDER: Medical

Smartwatches and other wearable devices may be used to sense illness, dehydration, and even changes to the red blood cell count, according to biomedical engineers and...

Features: Wearables
See what's happening at the Designing Biosensors for Medical Wearables Conference.
R&D: Photonics/Optics
To make ultraviolet (UV)-detecting wearables, scientists have created a new type of light sensor that is both flexible and highly sensitive.
Features: Wearables
The advent of automatic drug-delivery devices has empowered patients to take their treatments in their own hands.
Briefs: Test & Measurement
The patch uses ultrasound to monitor blood flow to organs.
Technology Leaders: RF & Microwave Electronics
Small medical electronics are at the forefront of a new round of technology trends involving printed circuit board (PCB) assembly and manufacturing.
Special Reports: Robotics, Automation & Control
Medical Robotics - September 2021

Self-propelled nanobots that deliver drugs inside the human body...novel sensors that improve the safety and precision of industrial robots...a dynamic hydrogel material that makes building soft robotic...

INSIDER: Wearables

Researchers are investigating stem cell-laden 3D-bioprinted cardiac patch technologies for use as a therapeutic and regenerative approach for ischemic cardiomyopathy in reversing...

INSIDER: Wearables

Researchers have developed a proof-of-concept wearable x-ray detector prepared from nontoxic metal-organic frameworks (MOFs) layered between flexible plastic and gold...

INSIDER: Medical

As the point of care continues to shift toward home-based applications, designers must consider how clinicians and caregivers can responsibly put more care in a...

Products: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Reference design kits, smart textiles, thermoplastic elastomers, and more.
Briefs: Wearables
The design could lead to conformable wearable monitors to track skin cancer and other conditions.
Briefs: Electronics & Computers
A flexible, silk-based coil is sewn on the textile.
R&D: Design
An intra-oral device is fitted by a dental professional to the upper and lower back teeth.
Features: Wearables
Advances in hose and tubing manufacturing techniques are supporting new miniaturized devices and wearables.
Features: Robotics, Automation & Control
MD&M West brings together medtech engineers, business leaders, and innovative thinkers to create life-changing medical devices.
R&D: Wearables
The fabric-fiber has digital capabilities to collect, store, and analyze data using a neural network.
INSIDER: Wearables

Many bodily functions in humans are manifested by mechanical deformations to the skin, and these mechanical changes can be detected and monitored by measuring different levels of...

INSIDER: Wearables

A wearable device turns the touch of a finger into a source of power for small electronics and sensors. Engineers have developed a thin, flexible strip that can be worn on a fingertip and...

INSIDER: Wearables

When positioned strategically, garment seams sewn with conductive yarn can be used to accurately track body motion, according to computer scientists. Best of all, these charged seams are...

Global Innovations: Nanotechnology
From the Editor: IoMT
Malnati says COVID-19 has led to a wider variety of remote monitoring technology — from wearables to new smartphone apps.
Briefs: Test & Measurement
Worn on the fingertips like a thimble, the wearable helps reduce postural sway.
Briefs: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
The strain-sensing sheet detects disorders in real time.
Supplements: Packaging & Sterilization
Our 2021 Resource Guide shows you the top manufacturers in materials, manufacturing, and a range of other medical-device categories.
Briefs: Nanotechnology
The cellulose nanofiber coating counters bending damage and retains electrode function under water.

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